Dear Ph.D. Students,

We are your doctoral student representatives on the board of Leipzig University’s Graduate School of Global and Area Studies (GSGAS). We are elected by the School's doctoral students and the Collaborative Research Centre (SFB) 1199, Processes of Spatialization under the Global Condition. Our role is to help and represent you while you are here, primarily by communicating your needs, ideas and concerns to the board of directors. Therefore, if you ever have any questions, ideas, concerns or critiques regarding the doctoral program or just need some help or information
about life in Leipzig, please don’t hesitate to contact us.




The current representatives are


Diana Ayeh

PhD Candidates Representative



Karen Silva Torres

PhD Candidates Representative